The telemetry load sensor shackles, available from King Materials Handling , can obtain exact weights on any load. The users simply need to place the shackle onto any hook, then hang the load from the shackle pin and the exact weight of the load will be shown on their portable wireless receiver through the load sensor.
Five telementry load sensor shackle models are available from varying three tonnes such as 6.5t. 8.5t. 13.5t and 17t with an inbuilt safety factor of 5:1. A desktop radio receiver c/w printer is also available. The load sensors’ receiver battery life is up to 100 working hours. The battery status is displayed on the receiver. The telemetry load sensor shackles have an accuracy of +/- 1% and a working range up to 50m.